FANDOM


"Because it should have been me. I would have been perfect for the prophecy. I would be brilliant at saving the world. I would also have been brilliant at leading the other dragonets, proving that NightWings are the best tribe, and making sure things happened exactly as we wanted them to."
—Fierceteeth's message to Saguaro, Prisoners


Fierceteeth is a young female NightWing and Starflight's half-sister. She is the daughter of Farsight, but her father remains unknown. She is the main protagonist in Prisoners.

Appearance

Fierceteeth has black scales[1] and is about half the size of Strongwings[2].

Personality

As her name implies, Fierceteeth is very fierce and bold and is typically hostile towards everyone, even those she has feelings towards, like Strongwings. Like several other NightWings, she is shown to be arrogant and proud, believing in the superiority of her tribe. As shown in Prisoners, she is very cunning and ambitious. However, she does seem to have a softer side, as shown through her story about Strongwings. She has also been holding a grudge against Starflight ever since she was little because Starflight was raised on the mainland and he was one of the dragonets of destiny. Even though it was not his fault, Fierceteeth treats Starflight unkindly. She has a tendency to give the blame to others. However, if her plan had worked and the dragonets of destiny were killed, she claims she would still find a way to keep him alive.

Biography

The Dragonet Prophecy

The Dark Secret
Fierceteeth was among the young NightWings that Starflight met on his first night on the NightWing island. She explained that they were related through their mother, who was later confirmed to be Farsight, but didn't try to interact with Starflight in any way other than wishing he was dead as she thought she would make a better Dragonet of Destiny, saying that he was weaker and younger and not fit to be a leader. When the volcano erupted, she chose to accept Glory as her new queen in order to be allowed into the Rainforest Kingdom, though it became apparent that being let into the Rainforest was the only reason Fierceteeth accepted Glory as her queen when she soon kidnapped Sunny and was shown to be plotting against the RainWings.
The Brightest Night
During the confusion caused by Starflight's injury, Fierceteeth, Strongwings, and Preyhunter kidnapped Sunny. They planned to sell her to Burn, Blister, or Blaze in order to gain an army to take the Rainforest Kingdom for the NightWings. However, Sunny escaped and followed after them, even managing to steal the Obsidian Mirror from Preyhunter while the three NightWings slept, with surprising ease. To try to stall them, Sunny wrote an eerie warning on a rock. Strongwings believed it was Darkstalker, but Fierceteeth did not. Despite these setbacks, the three NightWings, with Sunny still following, made their way to the Scorpion Den, hoping to recruit a SandWing messenger. They were instead arrested by the Outclaws, and Preyhunter was killed by their leader, Thorn. They were then indefinitely locked in a jail in the Kingdom of Sand by Thorn, presumably for kidnapping her daughter. 

The Jade Mountain Prophecy

Moon Rising
It was mentioned by Qibli that Queen Thorn had been planning to send her and Strongwings back to Queen Glory as her prisoners.
Winter Turning
While Glory, Winter, and his friends were talking, Glory told Winter that there were two prisoners she should take care of, but Thorn had agreed to hold them in her prison for now, which referred to Fierceteeth and Strongwings. In the epilogue, a NightWing dragonet, presumably Mightyclaws, thought about a secret letter he got from his friends about escaping Thorn's prison, most likely Fierceteeth and Strongwings. This theory makes sense, however, as in Moon Rising Qibli seemed to believe they were sent to Glory, although he may have simply not been informed of Glory and Queen Thorn's agreement.
Escaping Peril
More information flying in soon...
Talons of Power
Tsunami mentioned to Sunny that some prisoners had escaped from Queen Thorn's prison. This may have been Fierceteeth and Strongwings. Fierceteeth, Strongwings, Saguaro, and two unknown SandWings attempted to kill Queen Glory. Darkstalker stopped them from killing Glory and told her that he "accidentally" killed one of the SandWings, which he lied about, enchanting him to go give Vulture a message (Darkness of Dragons page 104). Fierceteeth, Strongwings, Saguaro and the other SandWing were put in the RainWings' new prison. In the morning, Darkstalker set Fireceteeth free and promoted her to a court member.
Darkness of Dragons
Qibli and Moonwatcher were dumbfounded when Darkstalker introduced them to Clearsight. However, Moon noticed that she acted differently and stated "she has the personality of a sun-dried tomato." Suspicious, they secretly watched Darkstalker enchant Fierceteeth to act and look like Clearsight, but after many failed attempts he eventually gave up, knowing she wouldn't ever be the same dragon he loved. In the epilogue, it was stated that once again, she wanted to make herself queen of the NightWings, but the NightWings seemed to realize that it was not so much of a disaster to have a RainWing as a queen. It is unknown if she was back on trial as she hadn't paid for her crimes yet.

Winglets

Prisoners
Fierceteeth was in Thorn's dungeon with Strongwings. She scribbled notes to Saguaro, a large, intimidating female SandWing guard with a scar over her heart. In her first story, Fierceteeth talked about the hatching of Starflight and how much her mother would stare and hope at the egg, waiting for it to reveal the dragonet. Fierceteeth was only two then. Soon, Morrowseer came storming in and growled at Farsight to hand over the egg. Fierceteeth heard this and immediately asked Morrowseer if she could take the egg's place, but he refused and rushed off with the egg. From then on, Fierceteeth started to pretend Morrowseer was her father and followed him around, hoping to get a chance to visit the mainland, but this unfortunately never happened to her. In her second story, Fierceteeth stated how she met Strongwings, talking about why they were a couple and how she'd never leave him. One day after class, Fierceteeth met Strongwings after he exploded one of Mastermind's experiments and got thrown out of the lab. They snuck off to the rainforest and were subsequently caught, but when Fierceteeth got blamed Strongwings defended her and insisted that it was all his idea. Fierceteeth realized that he valued and loved her, so she decided to get into a partnership with him for the rest of their lives.

Relationships

Starflight

Starflight is her half-brother. She shows absolutely no concern or care for him, and there have been several times that she wished he would die. She believes that she would have made a better Dragonet of Destiny, and is jealous of his growing up off the NightWing Island. She considers him useless, and a terrible Dragonet of Destiny and NightWing. In Prisoners she stated that although she would kill the other dragonets of destiny if her plan worked out, she would not kill Starflight because "you can't waste a NightWing", even though he betrayed their tribe. Fierceteeth hoped that someday Starflight could be "fixed".

Strongwings

Fierceteeth and Strongwings are in a romantic relationship. Sunny thought that they were an odd couple, for even though Strongwings was so much stronger and bulkier, he was very obedient towards Fierceteeth, allowing her to order him around. She is hostile towards him, but we still get a sense that she cares for him, as she calls him, "The only dragon I can trust in all of Pyrrhia". She seems to find some things he does aggravating, such as snoring too loudly.

Family Tree

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unknown
 
Farsight
 
Mastermind
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fierceteeth
 
Starflight
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unnamed
 
 


    = Possible timeline


Quotes

"You all have tiny RainWing brains, [...] He was still inside his egg when they took him. They didn't know if he'd be big or scary or even if he'd be male or female. Otherwise, of course, they would have picked a girl, obviously."
— to the other NightWing dragonets (The Dark Secret, page 6)

"Weak, [...] I'd have sent him back, too."
— about Starflight (The Dark Secret, page 7)

"Yes, this is the family reunion part, [...] Same mother, different fathers, we assume. How do you feel? [...] Ill? Very ill? Dying, perhaps?"
— to Starflight (The Dark Secret, page 7)

"Because it should have been me. I would have been perfect for the prophecy. I would be brilliant at saving the world. I would also have been brilliant at leading the other dragonets, proving that NightWings are the best tribe, and making sure things happened exactly as we wanted them to."
(Prisoners)

"It's very simple. We don't like our queen. You don't like your queen. Together we eliminate them, and then our tribes can go back to ignoring each other forever."
— to Saguaro, in her notes (Prisoners)

"But I deserve to be free. Everything I did, all my so-called "crimes," were for the good of my fellow NightWings. I was trying to find us an ally who would restore our power. I was trying to save us from being controlled by another tribe. I was trying to make sure we had a real home of our own!"
(Prisoners)

"I'll take it. That'd be even better than being in the prophecy. If that RainWing can be queen, why not me? I'm bigger than her."
— about Glory (The Brightest Night)

"Not too impressed with your intelligence, are they?"
— to Sunny (The Brightest Night, page 19)

"It's my heart. I can put whoever I want in there."
— about Strongwings's relationship with her. (Prisoners)

References

  1. The Brightest Night, page 9
  2. The Brightest Night, page 13


NightWings
Queens

Present: GloryDarkstalkerBattlewinner
Historical: Vigilance

Royalty

Greatness

Jade Mountain

StarflightFatespeakerMoonwatcherMightyclawsMindreaderFearlessBigtail

Other Dragons
(Present)

DeadlyclawsDeathbringerEclipseFarsightFierceteethMastermindMorrowseerObsidianPreyhunterQuickstrikeSecretkeeperShapeshifterSlaughterStonemoverStrongwingsVengeanceWisdom

Other Dragons
(Historical)

AllknowingClearsightDiscretionFoeslayerForeseerJewel-eyesListenerMorrowwatcherPrudenceQuickdeathStarclawsSwiftwingsThoughtfulTruthfinderTunesmithVision

Hybrids

DarkstalkerWhiteoutEclipseFierceclawsShadowhunterSunnyFireflyCommodoreJewelOrangeTortoiseshell

Kingdom

NightWing island: NightWing tunnels
The Lost City of Night: NightWing palace

Society

The NightWing Exodus

Start a Discussion Discussions about Fierceteeth

  • who is you fav royal dragon

    12 messages
    • My favorite royal dragon is Queen Thorn. Than Glory, than Sunny (I think it's weird that every female dragonet of the first group of du...
    • Please don’t necropost.
  • Nightfall acedemy and The Claws of Clouds Fortress

    38 messages
    • Spellcaster glanced around the class room. “Um, Professor Mindreader. I think Starleaf snuck off....” Spellcaster said telepathically...
    • StarLeaf snuck off first chance she got.There were approximately a ''billion ''tattletales in her class,and she saw a v...
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.